Board Meeting September 15, 2016

The next meeting of the Collier Soil and Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors will be held on Thursday, September 15, 2016 at 8:30 AM at:

Office Mar. 201514700 Immokalee Road

Naples, Florida 34120

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Citrus Expo 2016

Citrus ExpoThe Collier Soil and Water Conservation District will have a booth at the 2016 Citrus Expo to advertise our Mobile Irrigation Lab services.

August 17-18, 2016

Lee Civic Center
11831 Bayshore Road
North Fort Myers, FL 33917

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Board Meeting August 25, 2016

The next meeting of the Collier Soil and Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors will be held on Thursday, August 25, 2016 at 8:30 AM at:

Office Mar. 201514700 Immokalee Road

Naples, Florida 34120

Agenda (PDF, 14 KB)

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Paradise Reef documentary

Paradise ReefThe documentary film, ‘Paradise Reef’, showcases the beauty of the Southwest Florida environment. The story, anchored by the Artificial Reef Project, will follow the flow of water; inland to the Gulf. It shows the symbiotic relationship of the Everglades, the Ten Thousand Islands, and the Gulf of Mexico. Extensive underwater footage by Andy Casagrande, world-renown cinematographer, will show the amazing growth and abundant marine life on the artificial reefs as well as interviews of Clyde Butcher, iconic Everglades photographer, Dr. Heyward Matthews, professor of oceanography and experts from NOAA, Rookery Bay, and more.

A preview:

https://vimeo.com/145743717

Thursday, June 30, 08:00 pm on PBS/WGCU HD  TV 30.1  Cable 3 / 440

Duration: 0:56:46

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The Environmental Protection Agency and Bees

HoneybeeEarlier this year, the CSWCD sent a letter to the EPA regarding the cause(s) of bee colony collapse:

Letter to EPA (PDF, 10 MB)

The EPA responded with this well-written letter:

Letter from EPA (PDF, 3 MB)

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